Writing For A Purpose Upper Primary Program (Available to Order)

Author: Tanya Kirkwright, Publisher: Oxford University Press

Writing for a Purpose is a writing program that explicitly guides students as they apply their English knowledge, skills and understanding to create print and digital texts for meaningful, cross-curricular purposes.

Teacher Resource Book

  • Unit overviews and planners
  • Assessment, reflection and cross-curricular blackline masters
  • Student record sheets
  • Blackline master worksheets

CD Rom Interactive Whiteboard

  • Modelling of each step in the writing process
  • Exemplars and graphic organisers
  • PDFs of writing cards
  • Interactive text type exemplars for informative, imaginative and persuasive texts

Student Writing Cards

  • Units aligned to Australian Curriculum Learning Areas
  • Designed to develop, apply and assess writing skills in the context of relevant cross-curricular tasks, providing a connected curriculum approach
  • Each task has a focus on a specific informative, imaginative or persuasive text purpose
  • Each card is designed to support and guide students with handy hints, text type organisation and features, checklists, and a variety of assessment rubrics
  • Step-by-step instructions with each task for whole-class, small group or independent work
  • Each unit includes presentation ideas to further engage the audience


More Information
Year Level Year 5, Year 6
ISBN 9780195565522